Maryland Legislature

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Compromises Fail on Several High-Profile Md. Bills

At least a few measures that pass both chambers generally die when the House and Senate disagree on details.


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Passed in Maryland: A Look at Bills Approved by General Assembly

A look at some measures already approved by the Maryland General Assembly, which adjourns at midnight Monday.


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Md. Sen. Forehand Won’t Seek Re-Election

State Sen. Jennie Forehand says she won’t run for re-election.


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Maryland Lawmakers Have Gun Control Left To Do

While Maryland lawmakers will have plenty to do in the last week of the state’s legislative session, most of the high-profile issues backed by Gov. Martin O’Malley already have been sent to him for his signature.


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Md. Passes Bill Banning Employers From Demanding Workers’ Facebook Password

Maryland is poised to become the first state to ban employers from demanding applicants or workers hand over their log-in information for social media sites like Facebook.


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Short On Time, Maryland Legislature Has Weekend Session

Both the House of Delegates and Senate are scheduled to work on Saturday, two days before scheduled adjournment at midnight Monday.